SV Angel

SV Angel is a venture capital and private equity firm specializing in angel, seed/startup, early stage, and later stage investments. The firm seeks to invest in financial technology. It typically invests in the Caribbean, Latin America, and United States of America. It typically invests between $25,000 and $100,000 per company and also provides advisory services to its portfolio companies. SV Angel was founded in 2009 and is based in San Francisco, California.

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Creative Market Labs, Inc.

Venture Round in 2012
Creative Market Labs, Inc. owns and operates a platform for purchase and sell of handcrafted and mouse made design content online. The company allows users to learn, share, and connect with a community of like-minded creators. It provides access to ready-to-use design assets, such as photos, graphics, templates, themes, fonts, add-ons, and three dimensional (3D) images. Creative Market Labs, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is based in Austin, Texas. As of April 30, 2020, Creative Market Labs, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Dribbble Holdings Ltd.

Signal Advisors

Seed Round in 2019
Signal Advisors USA, Inc., an insurance marketing organization, operates as a tech enabled distributor of financial products that serves independent financial advisors. It is a general agent for the sale of life insurance products through its software platform. Signal Advisors USA, Inc. was formerly known as Trueadvisors, Inc. and changed its name to Signal Advisors USA, Inc. in January 2019. The company was incorporated in 2018 and is based in Detroit, Michigan.

Radar Relay

Seed Round in 2017
Radar Relay is a next generation cryptocurrency exchange technology that leverages blockchain and the 0x protocol to trade Ethereum based tokens directly from Web3 or Hardware wallets. The company was founded in 2017 and is based in Fort Collins, Colorado.

Newfront Insurance

Pre Seed Round in 2017
Newfront Insurance Services, LLC provides online insurance brokerage services. It offers Newfront API, a platform that offers insurance for property management and cyber liability insurance. The company provides brokers for businesses and individuals. It also offers risk management and claim processing. The company serves agriculture, construction, financial services, hospitality, life sciences, logistics, manufacturing, non-profit, and real estate industries. Newfront Insurance Services, LLC was formerly known as ABE TECHNOLOGY INSURANCE BROKERAGE LLC and changed its name to Newfront Insurance Services, LLC in July 2018. The company was founded in 2017 and is based in San Francisco, California with additional offices in Sacramento, California; and Portland, Oregon.

Iodine, Inc.

Venture Round in 2014
Iodine mines clinical data to help consumers make better decisions about drugs. They crunch open government datasets (FDA, CMS, VA) to create targeted, actionable tools that drive better decisions, better adherence, and better outcomes. Iodine addresses a massive need among Internet users: 23% are searching for drug information, and half of these are unsatisfied by what they find. Market incumbents WebMD (150M page views/month) and (50M page views/month) are designed to *not* serve user needs - they're designed to serve ad inventory aniodined hide the info users seek.

Moat, Inc.

Series B in 2012
Moat is a free search engine for display ads. Moat also offers heatmap analytics and resources for creative. Online ads tend to be transient: visible one second and gone the next. Whether you want to see the ads from a particular brand, discover new advertisers, or get inspiration from innovative creative campaigns, the need for a centralized ad search is evident. Enter: Moat. Moat Ad Search is a search engine that focuses entirely on ads instead of other kinds of online content. Similar to traditional search engines, its results are compiled using a web crawler that is specifically tuned to look for ads on the web and index them for later retrieval. Moat also accepts submissions from advertisers and agencies that wish to have their ads included.


Series B in 2010
Bitly is a link management platform that helps brands deliver and measure their marketing efforts across all channels. Through branded bitlinks, mobile deep linking, and omnichannel campaign tracking, the platform offers a complete marketing solution to drive customer experiences. Using HTTP 301 redirects for its links, companies can use their own custom domains to generate shortened links. This allows the company to push brand awareness on services such as Twitter but use the Bitly engine to generate the shortened URLs and track marketing metrics. Bitly was launched in July 2008 and is based in New York, United States with additional offices in San Francisco and Denver.

Sift Science

Seed Round in 2011
Sift prevents fraud with industry-leading technology and expertise, an unrivaled global data network, and a commitment to building long-term partnerships with our customers. Twitter, Airbnb, and Twilio rely on Sift to stay competitive and secure. Sift is known in digital trust and safety, empowering companies of all sizes to unlock revenue without risk.


Pre Seed Round in 2017
Itsme creates high fidelity Avatars and Environments that enable the World to feel closer together. Millions of people use Itsme to explore the world, meet new people, and grow meaningful friendships without the constraints of physical space

Domain Money

Series A in 2021
A seamless and secure platform to invest in both stocks and cryptocurrencies. Earn interest on your assets, borrow against them and spend with a cryptocurrency rewards credit card - all in one place.


Series A in 2014
Workpop, Inc. operates an online job posting and hiring platform. It provides an online job search tool for users or individuals; and candidate sourcing, applicant screening, employee onboarding, and team management tool for employers. The company was incorporated in 2014 and is based in Santa Monica, California. As of September 10, 2018, Workpop, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc.


Series A in 2021
AON3D is a manufacturer of high-temperature industrial 3D printers. The AON-M2, its flagship 3D printer, is a direct response to demands for hotter print conditions and the careful thermal control needed for producing strong and dimensionally stable parts from advanced materials. It offers an open filament platform that empowers users to choose the right materials for their project and slash costs by avoiding expensive proprietary materials and license fees. Founders Andrew Walker, Randeep Singh, and Kevin Han established the company in 2015 in Montreal, Quebec.


Series A in 2019
Whatifi provides a new way to watch movies on your phone with friends. Whatifi unlocks the ability to discuss, debate and decide what happens next in the movies you watch with friends and family, offering dozens of plotlines, character arcs, and endings.


Convertible Note in 2016
Wakie develops mobile applications. The company offers mobile applications for real live human wake up calls through a community of people waking people. Wakie’s applications include Budist, a Russian-language wake-up app and Wakie, an international version of the wake up service. The company was formerly known as LLC. Wakie was founded in 2011 and is based in Moscow, Russia.


Seed Round in 2019
Sia is the leading decentralized cloud storage platform. No signups, no servers, no trusted third parties. Sia leverages blockchain technology to create a data storage marketplace that is more robust and more affordable than traditional cloud storage providers.
Gabi Personal Insurance Agency, Inc., an online insurance broker, provides a tool that compares auto and home insurance rates across various insurance providers and finds the cheapest rate for various coverages. The company reviews and compares insurance rates. The company was founded in 2016 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.


Seed Round in 2018
ThunderCore is a fast, high performance EVM-compatible public blockchain with fully decentralized trust that brings scale to decentralized applications - with higher throughput, faster confirmation times, and lower costs. Based on years of groundbreaking research by Professors Shi and Pass of Cornell University, ThunderCore uses a breakthrough consensus protocol that overcomes the fundamental limitations of Nakamoto consensus. The result maintains fully decentralized trust while significantly improving performance.​


Seed Round in 2011
Driving the momentum behind GraphQL, its Data Graph Platform helps developers, startups, and enterprises get the most out of GraphQL. Apollo builds open source tools and commercial services used by thousands of developers in production and has cultivated a strong community around GraphQL. With the Apollo Data Graph Platform, customers like Expedia, Airbnb, Audi, SurveyMonkey, and others rapidly implement GraphQL, consistent with industry best practices, providing their customers with the high-quality, personalized digital experiences they expect—on all of their devices. Based in San Francisco, Apollo is backed by Andreessen Horowitz, Matrix Partners, Webb Investment Network, and Trinity Ventures.


Pre Seed Round in 2018
Resolve is a B2B payments solution that allows merchants to extend risk-free net terms to their customers. By making it easier to get paid, we help manufacturers, wholesalers, and distributors increase sales and improve their cash flow. B2B merchants can use Resolve in all of their sales channels, including ecommerce checkouts. Resolve is backed by top investors, including PayPal and Affirm co-founder Max Levchin.

Forward Networks

Series A in 2014
Forward Networks, Inc. develops network verification and automation software. The company offers open-source software, such as Beacon and Mininet to control data centers, tested SDNs, and wide-area networks. It also provides Forward Essentials, a web application that enables engineers and operators to access network state, as well as network operators to reduce the time to root-cause network and security issues. The company was incorporated in 2013 and is based in Palo Alto, California.

Lively HSA

Seed Round in 2017
Lively is a modern Health Savings Account (HSA) platform for employers and individuals. Lively’s user-centric solution creates an intuitive user experience allowing consumers to get the most out of their HSA.


Seed Round in 2017
ShopShops is a livestream, interactive global shopping marketplace that connects brick and mortar retailers with consumers on their mobile devices. The new digital shopping channel breaks down geographical boundaries for fashion-savvy consumers, enabling them to shop from stores around the world from the palm of their hand. ShopShops was founded by Liyia Wu in 2016 and has headquarters in New York City and Beijing. To learn more, visit


Series A in 2018
Volley builds voice-controlled games for Amazon Alexa and Google Home. We made the two best-reviewed games on Alexa! Check them out: Yes Sire ( - A choose-your-own-adventure story-driven game set in a medieval castle. Song Quiz ( - A name-that-tune music trivia game in which you must correctly identify the title and artist of popular songs.

Hugging Face, Inc.

Pre Seed Round in 2017
Hugging Face is a computer software company that provides a software platform that specializes in conversational artificial intelligence. Its platform focuses on developing research papers on Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing systems. The company was founded in 2016 and headquartered in New York, United States.

Tillable, LLC

Series A in 2019
40% of US farmland is rented creating a $32 billion/year market. However, very little data on pricing and relative performance exists leading to a very inefficient market and to price distortion on both ends of the spectrum. Tillable was created to introduce data transparency to this market and make it more efficient to the benefit of all parties. The Tillable marketplace will provide price discovery, unprecedented access to new land, and information management to all parties, in one easy to use platform.

Velo Payments

Series A in 2017
Velo is the result of combining their profound understanding of payments and the systems on which they run, with their appreciation of the evolving needs of corporates driven by technology-led globalization, mobilization, new marketplace business models and regulation. The Velo Platform reinvents corporate treasury from a vertical, local solution delivered by banks, to a global service on a modern data platform that communicates with banks and non-banks anywhere in the world.

Lively HSA

Seed Round in 2017
Lively is a modern Health Savings Account (HSA) platform for employers and individuals. Lively’s user-centric solution creates an intuitive user experience allowing consumers to get the most out of their HSA.


Venture Round in 2019
Shared mindful experiences to help friends be present together, online and offline.
Magnetic is a AI company with a marketing platform for enterprises, brands and agencies. Our ad solutions help marketers find, keep and bring back customers. These solutions are powered by our unique data including purchase intent data from more than 450,000 partner sites, shopping profiles of over 250 million individuals, and behavioral insights across a billion active devices. Headquartered in New York City, Magnetic also has offices in Los Angeles, Chicago, Ann Arbor, Boston, Atlanta and San Francisco. Additionally, Magnetic has offices in Europe and Canada. For more information please visit


Venture Round in 2018
From MIT's App Inventor and YCombinator's W2016 batch, Thunkable allows anyone to build powerful native apps. With Thunkable, it's simple to design, and simple to code-- simply drag and drop to create fast, native, reliable apps. You don't need to download large development suites, command-line kits, or simulators. You can use the many built-in app templates as they are, or make changes. Make your changes online and see them on your device instantly with the Thunkable mobile app. Upload your apps directly to the Play Store or send them to friends!

Oso Security Inc.

Series A in 2021
Oso Security Inc. develops backend infrastructure security software for developers. The software allows authentication, authorization, end-to-end encryption, and auditing across any infrastructure environment. Oso Security Inc. was formerly known as Keesh, Inc. The company was founded in 2018 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

GreenPark Sports, Inc.

Seed Round in 2019
GreenPark Sports provides digital experiences and games for the sports and esports fans. Its flagship product is a native, free-to-play mobile game played over the top of sporting events, where fans battle to become the undisputed “Best Fans” of their league and season. The company was founded in 2018 and is headquartered in Burlingame, California.

Clara Lending

Seed Round in 2020
We started Clara to help individuals and families finance their lives in a more efficient, transparent, and empowered way. We started with one of life’s most important financial decisions -- a home. We are building technology to reduce the time and cost it takes to originate a mortgage and creating a more personalized, clear experience for our customers.


Venture Round in 2021
Goldfinch is a credit platform that offers crypto loans without collateral. It also offers capital in a digital currency by expanding access to capital in emerging markets and offers a stable yield to the lenders, enabling the empowerment of financial inclusion in emerging markets. The company was founded in 2020 by Mike Sall and Blake West.

100 Thieves

Seed Round in 2017
100 Thieves, LLC, an esports organization, competes in professional leagues. The company has a team, which participates in leagues and championships. Additionally, it also retails sports apparel through its online store. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Detroit, Michigan.

Clockwise Inc.

Series A in 2019
Clockwise Inc. develops an artificial intelligence software solution for time management. It offers Clockwise, a smart calendar assistant that connects work calendar and schedule at the system level and learns preferences, such as typical working hours, time zone, tolerance for having meetings in a row, and lunch time. The company’s software also uses the information to identify meetings and coordinate between various schedules. Clockwise Inc. was incorporated in 2016 and is based in San Francisco, California.


Seed Round in 2016
GOAT Group is the world’s largest marketplace for authentic sneakers. Its brands offer the greatest selection of sneakers available through company-operated retail stores, e-commerce sites and mobile apps under the GOAT and Flight Club brands. Through its innovative technology and service, GOAT Group has changed the landscape of sneaker commerce and has quickly become the world’s most trusted source to discover, buy and sell authentic sneakers. The company is backed by strategic investor Foot Locker, Inc. as well as some of the leading names in venture capital including Accel, Andreessen Horowitz, Index Ventures, Matrix Partners, Upfront Ventures, Webb Investment Network and Y Combinator.


Seed Round in 2019
Resolve is a B2B payments solution that allows merchants to extend risk-free net terms to their customers. By making it easier to get paid, we help manufacturers, wholesalers, and distributors increase sales and improve their cash flow. B2B merchants can use Resolve in all of their sales channels, including ecommerce checkouts. Resolve is backed by top investors, including PayPal and Affirm co-founder Max Levchin.


Seed Round in 2015
LiftIgniter is the personalization API. We are a machine learning personalization layer that powers intelligent, real-time, dynamic learning interactions on all customer touchpoints. Each user action has an intelligent reaction. LiftIgniter was part of the Winter 2014 YCombinator class and is based in San Francisco, California.


Series A in 2021
Airbyte is an open-source data integration platform that syncs data from applications, APIs, and databases to warehouses. Airbyte is an open-source data integration engine that helps users consolidate their data in their warehouses.


Seed Round in 2019
Miso provides Instantly book quality home services in South Korea with Miso's apps for iOS and Android.


Series A in 2021
Jerry is an AI financial service startup that negotiates loans and insurances for american families. The company constantly looks for savings on your fixed costs (subscriptions like insurance, loans, etc) and does all the work to negotiate better rates and paperwork to switch and save money automatically. Like all best things in life, Jerry is completely free for members!

The Class

Seed Round in 2018
Through simple, repetitive calisthenics and plyometrics, participants challenge the body to engage the mind. With guided instruction and powerful music, The Class invites students to witness their resistance to discomfort. The result is an expansive, heart-clearing and body-strengthening release. This Class will challenge and enlighten you all while building an incredibly strong, lean, resilient body. You will learn tools to empower your life.


Seed Round in 2018 develops an enterprise-ready data platform for machine learning. Its platform enables data scientists to turn raw data into production-ready features. The company was founded in 2019 and is based in San Francisco, California with an additional office in New York, New York.


Pre Seed Round in 2018
Spell develops infrastructure for Artificial Intelligence (AI) and deep learning that used to be available only if worked at a big company. The company was founded in 2017 and is based in New York City, New York.

Backpack Technologies, Inc.

Pre Seed Round in 2014
Backpack Technologies, Inc. is an online peer-to-peer platform that provides overseas shopping and shipping services connecting shoppers and travelers worldwide. It offers consumer electronics, exotic pashmina, medication products, and various other products. The company was incorporated in 2014 and is based in Staten Island, New York.


Series A in 2014
Interana Inc. develops behavioral discovery and analysis platform that allows users to answer about digital behavior. The solution enables data analysts and product managers to analyze and improve the on boarding experience and feature utilization. The company was founded in 2013 and is based in Redwood City, California with additional locations in Dallas, Texas; and Bellevue, Washington.


Seed Round in 2010
Cue (formerly Greplin) is a free service that helps people make the most of their day. Cue intelligently ties together and surfaces useful information at the right time from the accounts they use most, including email, contacts, and calendar. People can see their entire day at a glance or simultaneously search across all of their accounts with Cue.

Proof Diagnostics

Seed Round in 2020
Proof Diagnostics develops CRISPR‑based COVID‑19 molecular tests to help communities take control of their health.


Series A in 2021
CrowdAI, Inc. develops an artificial-intelligence (AI)-as-a-service platform that sends autonomous vehicles, satellite, or drone images. Its solutions are used to identify features in satellite imagery and track moving obstacles for self-driving cars and automated drones. CrowdAI, Inc. was founded in 2016 and is based in Mountain View, California.

SmartBiz, Inc.

Series A in 2010
SmartBiz, Inc., doing business as SmartBiz Loans, develops and operates an online lending platform for applying and processing small business loans. Its platform allows banks to offer small business credit products; and businesses to access low-cost funds. The company offers online software that systematizes and automates small business loan underwriting and origination, including application management, document capture with real-time notifications, automated underwriting, decisioning, online file audit, and closing. Further, the company provides banks with services, including marketing, operational, compliance, and bottom line functionalities. The company caters to commercial real estate, debt refinance, and working capital sectors. The company was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California. SmartBiz, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Better Finance, Inc.

Maker Inc.

Seed Round in 2017
Maker is a creative platform that helps online retailers and brands enhance existing websites with content, dramatically increasing engagement, conversion, and revenue growth. It combines the design, web-publishing, and analytics tools in a single platform that can enhance any existing site with 10x richer content with zero code, development cost, or risk. Marketers and designers utilize its software to create, source, publish and optimize interactive content for their product pages, landing pages, lookbooks, blog posts, user-generated stories, and more. The company was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Standard Bots

Pre Seed Round in 2016
Standard Bots Company develops robotics platforms for industrial and domestic uses. The company was incorporated in 2011 and is based in New York, New York.

Oscar Insurance

Seed Round in 2013
Oscar Garden State Insurance Corporation provides health insurance services. The company also develops software, which provides health care services to the users. The application allows finding doctors according to the location and ratings. The company offers services in New York, Texas, California, New Jersey, Ohio, and Tennessee, United States. Oscar Garden State Insurance Corporation was founded in 2017 and is headquartered in New York, New York. Oscar Garden State Insurance Corporation operates as a subsidiary of Mulberry Health, Inc.

Mighty Buildings

Venture Round in 2018
Mighty Buildings is a developer of 3D printing technology and automation platform to make housing more affordable for customers. It is a modular construction company working on disrupting the residential housing market with 3D printing tech, robotics, and composite materials backed by notable top tier venture capital firms. It was founded in 2017 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.


Seed Round in 2012 brings boutique shopping online. On, you will experience personalized shopping with the most unique and fashion-forward inventory from the best local boutiques. This means no more searching through hundreds of sites and walking down random streets in hopes of finding the perfect item! It’s now easy to discover your favorite local boutiques and shop new looks in one place.

Octant Bio

Series A in 2020
Octant, Inc. engages in engineering biology to design multi-targeted small molecule drug leads for complex diseases. Its polypharmacology discovery engine generates multi-receptor pathway data and predictive insights to inform rational drug design. The company also engineers biology using living cells as high-throughput signal networks to map, measure, and model chemical structures against G protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs). The company was incorporated in 2017 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, California.

Violet Grey

Seed Round in 2013
VIOLET GREY is an e-commerce beauty company focused on makeup recommendations, reviews, and information. The company's marketplace offers makeup products that include body treatment products, sun care products, cleansers, eye care products, toners, and makeup removers, enabling consumers to purchase beauty care products through both a physical store and an online. They began as a private dressing studio for Hollywood denizens. Its storied walls (space was formerly owned by legendary architect John Elgin Woolf) were dotted with original Edith Head illustrations. Upon its silk rugs, they're stacks of pristine white file boxes filled with found treasures along with dozens of rare and vintage photography books. Every shelf, vanity, and powder room was brimming with beauty products. The studio inevitably became an oasis of inspiration for stars, stylists, and artists but the story was just beginning to unravel. It was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, California, United States.

Cover Financial, Inc.

Seed Round in 2016
Cover is an Android and iOS mobile application that allows its users to insure anything by taking a picture of what they need to insure. It partners with many insurance companies and brokers to provide its users with the best available rates. The application allows its users to insure vehicles, mobile phones, pets, jewelry, houses, boats, tours, and more. It was launched in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.


Seed Round in 2020
Fig is a platform for developers that adds visual apps and shortcuts to the terminal. It makes it easy to build tools that make the team more productive. Fig's API allows to run shell commands from simple javascript. Build wrappers around CLIs, custom workflows, or configurations. It was founded in 2020 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Alt Platform, Inc.

Series A in 2021
Alt is an alternative asset platform that allows people to buy, sell, and store sports cards. Its mission is to increase the transparency and liquidity of alternative assets. The company was founded in 2020 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.


Series B in 2014
Zenefits is an all-in-one Digital HR platform for small and medium businesses. Designed as a single source of truth for managing the modern workforce, Zenefits delivers the most complete, all-mobile HR experience by tightly integrating its own powerful applications with dozens of best-of-breed providers on the Zenefits platform. Zenefits’ applications like HR, Benefits, Time, Payroll, and Compliance combine with partner applications like email, collaboration, expense management, and employee engagement to create a powerful platform. Thousands of businesses use Zenefits to empower their employees, manage change, and stay compliant.


Seed Round in 2023
Treat is a customer acquisition channel that delivers leads to e-commerce brands.

Ink Protocol

Seed Round in 2011
Ink Protocol is a decentralized reputation and payment protocol powered by the Ethereum blockchain and XNK, an ERC20 compatible token. XNK is the underlying currency used in all Ink Protocol transactions. As a result, all transactions and feedback are backed by proof of payment on the blockchain. XNK is also earned by mediators for the mediation services that they provide on transactions. XNK is already used on the Listia marketplace as the primary virtual currency for all transactions.

Embark Trucks

Series C in 2019
Embark Trucks Inc. develops self-driving truck technology and highway autopilot system for commercial trucking. It designs artificial intelligence software that helps on long haul stretches in the trucking industry. Embark Trucks Inc. was formerly known as Varden Labs Inc. The company was founded in 2015 and is based in San Francisco, California.


Pre Seed Round in 2014
Benchling is the modern software platform purpose-built for life science R&D. Hundreds of thousands of scientists using cutting-edge techniques like CRISPR, CAR-T immunotherapy, and genetic engineering depend on our suite of cloud applications to design DNA, collaborate on experiments, manage research workflows, and make critical R&D decisions. Benchling is powering breakthrough research on biotherapeutics, biofuels, and biomaterials at leading life science companies and the world's most renowned academic labs. The company is focusing on life science collaboration, both private and public, through creating cloud-based software tools for digital DNA sequence editing, designing and running experiments, analyzing data, and sharing research. Benchling software includes an electronic lab notebook that allows researchers to document their experiments. It was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California, United States.

Salesforce Marketing Cloud

Venture Round in 2004
ExactTarget, Inc. is a provider of on-demand email marketing software solutions. Their suite of on-demand one-to-one marketing applications enables clients to send business-critical and event-triggered communications to increase sales, optimize marketing investments, and strengthen customer relationships. They offer four editions of their on-demand software application along with integrated solutions such as ExactTarget for AppExchange and ExactTarget for [Microsoft](/organization/microsoft) Dynamics CRM.

Mercury Technologies

Pre Seed Round in 2017
Mercury Technologies in a information technology based company.

Pronoun, Inc.

Seed Round in 2010
Pronoun, Inc. operates a professional publishing platform that empowers authors to create and distribute digital books, track sales (across various retailers), edit metadata and files, and receive data-driven marketing advices. Pronoun, Inc. was formerly known as Vook, Inc. and changed its name to Pronoun, Inc. in June 2015. The company was founded in 2009 and is based in New York, New York. As of May 25, 2016, Pronoun, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Macmillan Limited.


Venture Round in 2021
Uniswap is a fully decentralized protocol for automated liquidity provision on Ethereum. A simple formalized equation drives unstoppable liquidity for thousands of users and hundreds of applications. Uniswap empowers developers, liquidity providers, and traders to participate in a financial marketplace that is open and accessible to all.

Kima Labs

Seed Round in 2010
Kima Labs is a startup founded by Amazon veterans Blake Scholl and Jason Crawford. Their first product is the mobile app Barcode Hero.

Science Exchange

Seed Round in 2011
Science Exchange is the world’s leading R&D Services Management company, empowering research organizations to accelerate science and drive more innovation success. The Science Exchange Marketplace improves R&D productivity by automating many collaborative tasks between buyers and providers, such as obtaining quotes, managing projects and processing payments, all with rigorous data security and regulatory compliance embedded throughout.

Boulder Care

Series A in 2020
Boulder Care, Inc. provides telemedicine-based programs for opioid addiction treatment. It offers services to help people recover from opioid addiction using medication, such as buprenorphine and peer support. It also offers patient support, medicine, and psychosocial services. The company serves patients, providers, and organizations. Boulder Care, Inc. was founded in 2017 and is based in Portland, Oregon.


Series A in 2022
Goldfinch is a credit platform that offers crypto loans without collateral. It also offers capital in a digital currency by expanding access to capital in emerging markets and offers a stable yield to the lenders, enabling the empowerment of financial inclusion in emerging markets. The company was founded in 2020 by Mike Sall and Blake West.


Seed Round in 2016
Mux is building the future of online video infrastructure. They started off by building Mux Data, a best-in-class performance analytics tool that’s trusted by developers at companies like Vimeo, Robinhood, CBS Interactive, Discovery, PBS, and TED. Billions of monitored streams later, they launched Mux Video, a simple API to video hosting, encoding, and streaming. Take any video file or live stream and make it play beautifully at scale on any device, powered by magical-feeling features like automatic thumbnails, animated GIFs, and data-driven encoding decisions. Mux measures the performance metrics that actually matter to viewers: rebuffering, startup time, video quality, and errors. Its intuitive dashboard quickly gives users the insight to find issues and make improvements through features like A/B testing, industry-wide scores, alerts, and detailed information about every single video view.


Series A in 2020
Cyral, Inc. provides a cloud security solution for data layer security. It offers Cyral, a cloud-native service that enables monitoring and policy enforcement across all data endpoints used by services, applications, and users, as well as provide access control and defense against various threats that commonly plague organizations. The company’s Cyral is used by businesses to secure their data layer without changing workflows or sacrificing agility by providing granular visibility into data accesses, protecting against data exfiltration, and creating a unified layer for privilege management. Its solution is used against various threats and vulnerabilities, such as database password spraying, exposed service credentials, service account takeover, 2nd order SQL injection attack, reconnaissance attack, and logging vulnerabilities. Cyral, Inc. was founded in 2018 and is based in Redwood City, California.


Seed Round in 2014
Expa, LLC develops and launches new companies. The company specializes in product strategy, system design, and user experience. It helps companies avoid common pitfalls in early-stage ventures, and actively remove roadblocks; and creates new products and services, and builds teams for independent companies. The company was founded in 2013 and is based in San Francisco, California with additional offices in New York, New York; Vancouver, Canada; Los Angeles, California; and São Paulo, Brazil.


Seed Round in 2013
Layer, Inc. develops an open communications layer platform for the Internet that enables developers to add rich messaging, voice, and video to any application. It offers Atlas, a customizable UI kit to power rich messaging in applications; SDKs for iOS and Android; Client API that enables browser based applications to add chat and communications services; and Platform API that enables developers to automate, extend, and integrate with other services and applications. Layer, Inc. was incorporated in 2011 and is based in San Francisco, California.


Seed Round in 2015 Co. provides documentation services. It allows users to set up a developer hub; and offers custom JavaScript, custom HTML, user management, two-factor authentication, documentation migration, custom feature development, consultation, and custom themes and layout solutions. The company provides document collaboration, API, markdown-based drag-and-drop document editing, and document versioning solutions, as well as application keys. The company was founded in 2014 and is based in San Francisco, California.

LockPath, Inc.

Seed Round in 2010
LockPath is a market leader in corporate governance, risk management, regulatory compliance (GRC) and information security (InfoSec) software. Built on the patented Dynamic Content Framework (DCF), LockPath’s flexible, scalable and fully integrated suite of applications is used by organizations to automate business processes, reduce enterprise risk and demonstrate regulatory compliance to achieve audit-ready status. The applications are designed to manage all facets of compliance and information security programs, including policies and procedures, risk assessment and mitigation, incident tracking and remediation, vulnerability management, third-party management, business continuity planning and audit preparation. LockPath serves a client base of global organizations ranging from small and midsize companies to Fortune 10 enterprises in more than 15 industries. LockPath is headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas. Visit for more information.

Series B in 2023 lets you start coding in your favorite programming language in 2 seconds; it lets you build and deploy apps right from your browser. The founders wanted to build something to solve their own problem -- back in school they were tired of setting up their development environment on every machine they wanted to code on, and they dreamed of a world where you could just open a tab in the browser and start working. They built to give developers access to simple, powerful tools and a community of hackers, aspiring programmers and teachers. They make it possible to learn, practice and build, all in the same place.


Seed Round in 2015
Triplebyte is a recruiting and technical screening platform for tech companies. They believe the current technical hiring process doesn't do enough to help engineers show their strengths. They're dedicated to building a better process. You can read more about their views on hiring in their manifesto.


Pre Seed Round in 2017
Snapdocs is a mortgage technology company that helps real estate participants closing work together through integration and automation. It also simplifies mortgage loan closings and enhances the borrower experience. The company helps lenders, title, and escrow companies, signing services, and notary publics collaborate to deliver the best signing experience to consumers. Snapdocs suite of business management tools enables mortgage providers to streamline their operations to be compliant and efficient, reduce errors and increase transparency. It was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California, USA.


Series A in 2013
Descript is an audio word processing platform that enables editor and producers to edit sound files while a writer would edit its lyrics. It offers anyone editing audio files, whether podcasters, journalists, or musicians, the ability to edit single-track audio clips as easily as they would edit words in a word processing document. Descript is powered by Google Speech, ensuring clients to get state-of-the-art transcription accuracy. Audio is synced to text, so the users can always hear the sound beneath the words - and search audio by searching text. The company was founded by Andrew Mason, who also founded Detour and Groupon.

Shipbob Inc.

Pre Seed Round in 2014
Shipbob Inc. develops an online shipping and fulfillment software for small e-commerce businesses. It aggregates shipment services from FedEx, UPS, and USPS; and offers pickup, packaging, warehousing, and batch fulfillment services. The company also provides ShipBob, a smartphone application that enables users to schedule pick-ups; and a tracking number that allows users to track their shipments. Shipbob Inc. was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. It has a warehouse in Dallas, Texas.


Series A in 2009
Kno, Inc. is an education software company on a mission to "Change The Way Students Learn." We believe engagement is a leading indicator of learning success and grades are a lagging indicator. So we have partnered with over 80 leading publishers to offer more than 200,000 interactive titles that make learning more engaging, efficient, and social for students. They are the same books, only smarter. Each Kno eTextbook is packed with interactive features, assessments, and social sharing tools to engage students at the point of learning. And the Kno platform provides administrators and teachers with the tools they need to easily assign, manage, and monitor their digital learning content and assessments at an enterprise level. As part of Kno's commitment to "Do Well, Do Good," Kno has created the Kno for Good program, a partnership with, to provide $1 for every purchase made through Kno towards a classroom in need. Founded in 2009, Kno, Inc. has emerged as a leader in education software. Kno, Inc. has received funding from Andreessen Horowitz, Intel Capital, Goldman Sachs, FLOODGATE and GSV Capital, and is based in Santa Clara, California. For more information, go to, or follow Kno at and

Hugging Face, Inc.

Angel Round in 2017
Hugging Face is a computer software company that provides a software platform that specializes in conversational artificial intelligence. Its platform focuses on developing research papers on Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing systems. The company was founded in 2016 and headquartered in New York, United States.


Seed Round in 2019
Mighty makes Google Chrome faster & use 10x less memory.Mighty speeds up Chrome on your laptop by streaming it from a more powerful computer in the cloud—that makes your browser & other apps run significantly faster.


Seed Round in 2015
Ava is a 24/7 personal mobile captioner, making group conversations the delightful experience it should be. Using unique advanced speech & mobile technologies, Ava as an app enables you to see who says what around you, in seconds. We believe a totally accessible world is possible.


Pre Seed Round in 2017
Golden is a developer of a self-constructing knowledge database used to accelerate discovery and education. The company uses and leverages human effort by using machine intelligence to make the process of gathering and communicating knowledge simpler. It combines a powerful search across several entities with fine-grain alerts to stay on top of changes, and semi-automatic research assistance for gaps in knowledge that enable people in organizations to stay current, understand and leverage the latest trends in their industry.


Pre Seed Round in 2011
Kite develops an artificial intelligence plugin to help developers to code faster. The company offers Kite, a plugin for IDE that uses machine learning to give developers useful code completions for Python. Its solutions include Kite for Atom, PyCharm, Sublime, Vim, and VS Code. The company was founded in 2014 and is based in San Francisco, California.


Seed Round in 2012
Discourse is the 100% open source discussion platform built for the next decade of the Internet. It works as: - a mailing list - a discussion forum - a long-form chat room - What’s different about it? - Discourse is a from-scratch reboot, an attempt to reimagine what a modern Internet discussion - platform should be today, in a world of ubiquitous smartphones, tablets, Facebook, and Twitter.


Series A in 2021
Valora is a mobile-first crypto wallet native to the Celo Platform, available on both iOS and Android devices. Valora makes blockchain useful and accessible even on the most basic smartphones, enabling 6 billion smartphone users worldwide to reliably save, send, and spend crypto as easily as sending a text message.